Other Events & Dates
March through April 2015


March 4, 2015 ( Wednesday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Dept. of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series/ The Wilmot Cancer Institute Colloquium

Matthew Walter, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Department of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

"Tumor Clonal Heterogeneity: Implications for Biology and Disease"

Hosts: Drs. Clara Kielkopf and Richard Burack (Co-sponsored by the Wilmot Cancer Institute Colloquium)

Class of '62 Aud. (G-9425)

Location:  Class of

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 10:20am ET


March 10, 2015 ( Tuesday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Seminar by Aaron M. Zorn, PhD, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Development and Stem Cells in Endoderm-Derived Organs Seminar Series

Location:  1-9576 Ryan Case Method Room

Posted by:  Daina Bullwinkel, Dept of Biomedical Genetics, 4-Dec-14 11:29am ET


March 11, 2015 ( Wednesday )

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Stephen Burley, M.D., D.Phil., Director, RCSB Protein Data Bank; Director, Center for Integrative Proteomics Research; Member, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey; Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ

"Antibiotic Resistance: Evolutionary Tales from the Protein Data Bank"

Host: Dr. Joseph Wedekind

K-307 (3-6408)

Location:  K-307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 8:18am ET


March 13, 2015 ( Friday )

11:00am - 12:00pm
Organic Seminar

Speaker: Professor Ivan Korendovych

Title: De Novo Design of Catalytic Function

Syracuse University, Department of Chemistry

Host: Professor Rudi Fasan

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 27-Feb-15 3:34pm ET


March 16, 2015 ( Monday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
W. Albert Noyes Jr. Memorial Lecture

Speaker: Professor Louis Brus

Title: Colloidal Semiconductor Nanocrystals -- History and Perspectives

Columbia University, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Lander Auditorium, Hutchison Hall

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 19-Feb-15 12:05pm ET


March 17, 2015 ( Tuesday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Seminar by Jason Rock, Ph.D., Mandatory training session for new 384w QPCR machine

Development and Stem Cells in Endoderm-Derived Organs Seminar Series

Contact: Daina Bullwinkel - daina_bullwinkel@urmc.rochester.edu

Location:  1-9576 Ryan Case Method Room

Posted by:  Daina Bullwinkel, Dept of Biomedical Genetics, 4-Dec-14 12:25pm ET


12:30pm - 1:30pm
W. Albert Noyes Jr. Memorial Lecture

Speaker: Professor Louis Brus

Title: Strong Electron Correlation in Chemistry and Nanoscience

Columbia University, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Lander Auditorium, Hutchison Hall

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 19-Feb-15 12:06pm ET


March 18, 2015 ( Wednesday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
W. Albert Noyes Jr. Memorial Lecture

Speaker: Professor Louis Brus

Title: Molecules interacting with Plasmons - Single Molecule Raman and Charge Transfer Photochemistry

Columbia University, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Lander Auditorium, Hutchison Hall

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 19-Feb-15 12:06pm ET


2:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Christine Dunham, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

"Mechanisms to Regulate Gene Expression by Disrupting Protein Synthesis"

Host: Dr. Dmitri Ermolenko (Co-sponsored by Graduate Women in Science and by the RNA Structure and Function Cluster)

K-307 (3-6408)

Dr. Christine Dunham will also be the speaker for the Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) meeting on Thursday, March 19, 2015 titled "Understanding RNA-Mediated Regulation While Learning How to Balance It All" from 3 pm - 4 pm in the Case Method Room (1-9576).

Location:  K-307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 10:28am ET


March 19, 2015 ( Thursday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) Meeting

Christine Dunham, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Emory University School of Medicine

"Understanding RNA-Mediated Regulation While Learning How to Balance It All'"

Host: Dr. Dmitri Ermolenko

Case Method Room (1-9576)

Dr. Christine Dunham will also be presenting in the Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series on Wednesday, March 18th titled "Mechanisms to Regulate Gene Expression by Disrupting Protein Synthesis" at 2:00 p.m. in K-307.

Location:  Case Method Room 1-9576

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 10:25am ET


March 24, 2015 ( Tuesday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sussman Family Lectureship:"Cases Raising Ethical Issues Near the End of Life: Stump the Visiting Chump" presented by Dr. Bernard Lo

Location:  Whipple Auditorium (Rm. 2-6424)

Posted by:  Brenda Herrmann, Palliative Care, 30-Jan-15 11:43am ET


March 25, 2015 ( Wednesday )

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Evgeny Nudler, Ph.D., Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator; Julie Wilson Anderson Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

"Molecular Cooperation in Gene Regulation and Genomic Stability"

Host: Dr. Dmitri Ermolenko

K-307 (3-6408)

Location:  K-307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 8:41am ET


March 27, 2015 ( Friday )

9:00am - 10:00am
Physical Seminar - Chemistry

Speaker: Dr. Sergei Tretiak

Title: "From engineering interfaces in soft electronic materials to efficient perovskite photovoltaics"

Los Alamos National Laboratory, Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 12-Feb-15 12:16pm ET


1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ph.D. Defense - Chemistry

Speaker: Elena Nilosek

Title: "Quantum and Classical Molecular Dynamics of Energy Harvesting"

University of Rochester, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 10-Feb-15 11:18am ET


March 30, 2015 ( Monday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Physical Seminar - Chemistry

Speaker: Professor Chong Fang

Title: Elucidating Photochemical Reaction Pathways in Fluorescent Protein based Biosensors using Ultrafast Spectroscopy

Oregon State University, Department of Chemistry

Host: Professor David McCamant

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 3-Feb-15 11:56am ET


April 1, 2015 ( Wednesday )

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Jonathan Weissman, Ph.D., Professor, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Cellular & Molecular Pharmacology, University of California, San Francisco

"Monitoring Translation in Space and Time with Ribosome Profiling"

Graduate Student T32 Retreat in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences

Hosts: Drs. Sina Ghaemmaghami and Lynne Maquat

Class of '62 Aud.(G-9425)

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Location:  Class of '62 Aud. (G-9425)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 8:45am ET


April 3, 2015 ( Friday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Seminar by Hiroshi Nakagawa, M.D., Ph.D., Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Development and Stem Cells in Endoderm-Derived Organs Seminar Series

Contact: Daina Bullwinkel - daina_bullwinkel@urmc.rochester.edu

Location:  2-6408 K-207 Auditorium

Posted by:  Daina Bullwinkel, Dept of Biomedical Genetics, 4-Dec-14 12:27pm ET


April 8, 2015 ( Wednesday )

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Régis Pomès, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Molecular Structure and Function, Hospital for Sick Children; Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Toronto

"Peptides and Proteins in Lipid Bilayers"

Host: Dr. Alan Grossfield

K-307 (3-6408)

Location:  K-307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 8:55am ET


April 15, 2015 ( Wednesday )

Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Susan Ross, Ph.D., Interim Chair and Professor of Microbiology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

"Mouse Models for Studying APOBEC3-Mediated Restriction of Virus Infection"

Hosts: Drs. Harold Smith and Stephen Dewhurst (Co-sponsored by the Center for Aids Research and by Graduate Women in Science)

K-307 (3-6408)

Dr. Susan Ross will also be the speaker for the Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) meeting on Thursday, April 16, 2015 titled "The Best-Laid Schemes of Mice & Women Rarely Go Awry" from 3pm - 4pm in the Case Method Room (1-9576).

Location:  K-307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 10:29am ET


April 16, 2015 ( Thursday )

11:00am - 12:00pm
EHSC Seminar Series: Dr. Laura Van Winkle, UC, Davis

Dr. Laura Van Winkle (Chair, Academic Federation, U. California at Davis) will present a seminar as part of the EHSC Seminar Series on 4/16/2015, entitled: "Ultrafine Particulate Matter and the Developing Lung", starting at 11:00 a.m. in the EHSC Conference Room (4-8820).

Location:  EHSC Conference Room (Med. Ctr. 4-8820)

Posted by:  Judy Havalack, Environmental Medicine, 23-Feb-15 2:38pm ET


3:00pm - 4:00pm
Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) Meeting

Susan Ross, Ph.D.,Interim Chair & Professor, Department of Microbiology,Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania

"The Best-Laid Schemes of Mice & Women Rarely Go Awry"

Host: Dr. Harold Smith

Dr. Susan Ross will also be presenting a seminar in the Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics seminar series on Wednesday, April 15th titled "Mouse Models for Studying APOBEC3-mediated Restriction of Virus Infection" at 2:00 p.m. in K-307(3-6408).

Location:  Case Method Room 1-9576

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 10:27am ET


April 17, 2015 ( Friday )

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Seminar by Wellington V. Cardoso, M.D., PhD, Medicine and Genetics & Development, Columbia University

Development and Stem Cells in Endoderm-Derived Organs Seminar Series

Contact: Daina Bullwinkel - daina_bullwinkel@urmc.rochester.edu

Location:  1-9576 Ryan Case Method Room

Posted by:  Daina Bullwinkel, Dept of Biomedical Genetics, 4-Dec-14 12:28pm ET


April 28, 2015 ( Tuesday )

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Seminar by Selina Chen-Kiang, Weill Cornell Medical College

Development and Stem Cells in Endoderm-Derived Organs Seminar Series

Contact: Daina Bullwinkel - daina_bullwinkel@urmc.rochester.edu

Location:  3-6408 K-307 Auditorium

Posted by:  Daina Bullwinkel, Dept of Biomedical Genetics, 4-Dec-14 12:30pm ET


April 29, 2015 ( Wednesday )

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Hashim M. Al-Hashimi, Ph.D., Director, Duke Center for RNA Biology; Professor, Departments of Biochemistry and Chemistry, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC

"How RNA Structures 'Jiggle and Wiggle' at Atomic Resolution: Importance to Function and Drug Discovery"

Host: Dr. Benjamin Miller

K-307 (3-6408)

Location:  K-307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 17-Dec-14 8:59am ET

 
 
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